|High Tech Singapore - Part One|
A look at innovative technologies and companies in one of Asia's major technology centers. Stories include using cell phones for commerce, computerized systems for schools, libraries which use SMS for checking out books, automated in-town rental car services, virtual online visits to prison inmates, and a personal massage module for the Handspring Visor. Originally broadcast in 2002.
Keywords: singapore; asia; mobile commerce
In the late 1980's, Taiwan was the world's leading producer of scanners, monitors, and many other computer products. This program goes to Taiwan to look at the center of the Asian computer industry. Included are visits to leading domestic computer companies such as Mitac, Microtek, Tatung, and Multitech (now Acer). Also coverage of American technology companies manufacturing in Taiwan such as Atari, Texas Instruments, and IBM...
Keywords: Episode Year: 1987; Television Programs; Computers: History; taiwan; taipei; asia